Example sentences for: irrationality

How can you use “irrationality” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The Apollonian spirit is one of measure, reason, and control; the Dionysian is one of abandon, irrationality, and ecstatic release.

  • Various studies have shown how the ratio of executive compensation to average employee compensation has risen to levels of irrationality and levels that far exceed those of other major industrialized nations.

  • In "Take This Simple Test," Steven E. Landsburg goes into quite some mathematical detail about the public's so-called irrationality.

  • But charisma is all about irrationality, and we have little reason to believe that the followers of Khomeini were less rational than the followers of, say, Jesus.

  • decision is not made under the influence of addiction, mental illness, or Gawande's dreaded scourge of "irrationality."


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